Sara Geater was voted onto the Board in September 2016. Sara has worked in NHS Commissioning for the past 15 years, which has given her a strong understanding of health and social care economies. She is an experienced member of partnership boards and strategic committees at a local, regional and national level. Sara has seen Care for the Carers develop and grow over the years, having worked with us as a funder and statutory partner. She has a strategic focus and a passion for supporting people to shape the environment around them. Sara’s current role is as the National Lead for Stakeholder Engagement for Specialised Commissioning at NHS England. Prior to joining NHS England, Sara spent 12 years working for the NHS in East Sussex.